The 98th Akhil Bharatiya Marathi NatyaSammelan, a mega show, was recently organised on a very grand scale in the central suburb, Mulund (Mumbai). The sammelan witnessed some fabulous stage performances including one-act play 'Chitra Vichitra', experimental play 'Shikast-E-Ishq', two-act play 'Apurva Meghdoot' and 'Rang Yatra... Sangeet RangbhumichaPravas'. Several interesting events were staged in this four –day event which concluded with a Marathi Play ‘Sukhan.’ The themes of this year’s Akhil Bharatiya Marathi NatyaSammelan was - 'T for Theatre' and 'T for Trunk'.
There were classical singers, Lavni artistes, traditional folk dancers, musicians, and other artists present. A host of well-known Marathi actors, playwrights, poets, directors and producers along with theatre aficionados, music enthusiasts and those passionate about cultural events were all present.
During the four days, a lot of different events were held including Rangbaji, Pratswar, Tamasha musical theatre genre, NatyaDindi, children's drama, one-act plays, debates, Sangeet Bari, experimental plays, and other sessions, that left the audiences applauding.
The event was a witness to unprecedented footfall of culture enthusiasts; all the programmes got an overwhelming response from the audiences.
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